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Etienne, S. ; Lunar Laser Ranging Station, Obs. de la Cote d''Azur, Grasse, France

A new type of light pulses timer allowing a direct locking within the electric oscillation delivered by a clock is presented. The light pulses to be timed cross an electro-optic crystal excited by an oscillating electric field, which modifies the light polarization. A polarimetry at the crystal exit allows deducing the light pulse arrival time. Accuracy in the picosecond range has been experimentally demonstrated

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Instrumentation and Measurement, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:48 ,  Issue: 1 )

Date of Publication:

Feb 1999

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